"Timothy Filiga "Tim" Cahill" is an Australian people/Australian Association football/soccer player, who is the Australia national association football team records#Top goalscorers/all-time top scorer for the Australia national association football team/Australian national soccer team. Cahill currently plays for United States of America/American Major League Soccer club, New York Red Bulls. Prior to joining New York he played his club football in England, for Millwall F.C./Millwall and then Everton F.C./Everton. Cahill plays as an Midfielder/attacking midfielder, but has also played as a Forward (association football)/forward on several occasions. A box-to-box midfielder, Cahill has become recognised for "his direct and powerful approach and his late runs into the penalty area."
Cahill has become one of the highest profile footballers in the Asian Football Confederation, earning 81 caps and scoring 39 goals for his country. He was the first Australian to score at a FIFA World Cup/World Cup and has scored the most goals by any Australian in the World Cup with five goals. In 2007 he became the first Australian player to score at an Asian Cup. Cahill is known for his adept heading ability and high vertical leap, having scored a majority (20) of his goals with his head.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous athletes! More Tim Cahill on Wikipedia.